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Resources for Voice: Text and Translation

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Bausano (Compiler).  Sacred Latin texts and English translations for the choral conductor and church musician : Propers of the Mass.  ML 54.8 .S23 1998 Reference

Castel, N.  The Complete Puccini libretti.  ML 49 .P75 C37x 2002

_____.  The Complete Verdi libretti : in four volumes.  ML 49 .V45 C372 1994

_____.  French opera libretti.  ML 48 .F875 1999

_____.  Italian belcanto opera libretti.  ML 48 .I882 2000

_____.  Italian verismo opera libretti : in two volumes.  ML 48 .I884 2000

_____. The Libretti of Mozart's completed operas : in two volumes.  ML 49 .M83 C315 1997

Cockburn & Stokes.  The Spanish song companion.  ML 54.6 .S76 2006 Reference

Coffin, B. Phonetic readings of songs and arias.  MT 883 .P5 1982 Reference

Coffin & Singer.  Word-by-word translations of songs and arias.  ML 54.6 .W65 Reference

Gerhart, M.  Italian song texts from the 17th through the 20th centuries.  ML 54.6 .I83 2002 Reference

Johnson & Stokes.  A French song companion.  ML 54.6 .J76 F74 2000 Reference

LaBouff, K.  Singing and communicating in English : a singer's guide to English diction.  MT 833 .L13 2007

Ladefoged, P.  Vowels and consonants : an introduction to the sounds of languages.  P 221 .L244 2001 text & cd rom Library West

LeVan, T.  Masters of the Italian art song : word-by-word and poetic translations of the complete songs for voice and piano.  ML 54.6 .M34 1990 Reference

Leyerle & Leyerle.  French diction songs : from the 17th to the 20th centuries.  M 1619 .F84951 1983

MacClintock, C.  The solo song, 1580-1730.  784.3 M127s

Marshall, M.  Singer's manual of English diction.  784.93 M369s and E-book

Miller, P.  The Ring of words : an anthology of song texts.  ML 54.6 .M5 R5 1963 Reference

Phillips, L.  Lieder line by line : and word for word.  ML 54.6 .P55 L5 1996 Reference

Wall, J.  Diction for singers : a concise reference for English, Italian, Latin, German, French, and Spanish pronunciation.  MT 883 .D53x 1990 Reference

_____.  International phonetic alphabet for singers : a manual for English and foreign language diction.  MT 872 .W187x 1989 Reference

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